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AmeriHealth Caritas Healthcare Data Analytics Analyst Senior in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Healthcare Data Analytics Analyst Senior

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Primary Job Function: Finance

ID**: 21875

Your career starts now. We’re looking for the next generation of health care leaders.

At AmeriHealth Caritas, we’re passionate about helping people get care, stay well and build healthy communities. As one of the nation's leaders in health care solutions, we offer our associates the opportunity to impact the lives of millions of people through our national footprint of products, services and award-winning programs. AmeriHealth Caritas is seeking talented, passionate individuals to join our team. Together we can build healthier communities. If you want to make a difference, we’d like to hear from you.

Headquartered in Philadelphia, AmeriHealth Caritas is a mission-driven organization with more than 30 years of experience. We deliver comprehensive, outcomes-driven care to those who need it most. We offer integrated managed care products, pharmaceutical benefit management and specialty pharmacy services, behavioral health services, and other administrative services. Discover more about us at .

This role is eligible for a $3,000 sign-on bonus


Support trend analytics and cost containment initiatives as part of a dynamic team. Build, deploy and maintain dashboards and analyses that support identification of meaningful medical cost trends. Collaborate with subject matter experts to identify root causes of trends. May work with multiple business segments and departments. The ideal candidate will have a thirst for continuous learning, investigative analytics, ad hoc reporting and creative problem solving. He/she will be sought out as an expert on the projects they support, sharing work with a wide array of audiences. This is a great opportunity to utilize strong skills in programming, analytics and reporting.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain dashboards measuring plan performance.

  • Investigate trend drivers and root causes

  • Present analyses to appropriate stakeholders in an understandable manner in order to advance projects and transform data into actionable outcomes.

  • Prepare exhibits for presentation to key stakeholders throughout project lifecycle.

  • Anticipate customer needs and proactively develop solutions to meet them.

  • Serve as a key resource on critical programming and methodology issues

  • Solve complex problems and develop innovative solutions.


  • Bachelor degree required in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or related field

  • ASA is preferred

  • 3+ years’ experience working within a managed care organization, health insurer, or as a consultant.

  • 3+ years claims analysis experience.

  • 3+ years working in/from a data warehouse environment.

  • 3+ years SAS programming experience.

  • Problem solving skills, including the ability to work independently and systematically analyze complex problems, draw relevant conclusions, and successfully devise/implement solutions calmly and effectively.

  • Experience mining large data sets

  • Advanced capabilities with Microsoft Excel; proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint.

  • Established ability to manage multiple initiatives, shifting back and forth effectively among activities, to produce positive results in a dynamic environment.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong data presentation skills.

  • Solid understanding of relational database fundamentals.

  • Proficiency in database applications such as Oracle, Hadoop.

  • Experience developing Tableau Dashboards

  • Familiarity with Big Data mining tools

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